WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
in•sin•cer•i•ty  (in′sin seri tē),USA pronunciation n., pl.  -ties  for 2.
  1. the quality of being insincere;
    lack of sincerity;
    hypocrisy;
    deceitfulness.
  2. an instance of being insincere:He recalled their many past insincerities.
  • in-3 + sincerity 1540–50

WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
in•sin•cere /ˌɪnsɪnˈsɪr/USA pronunciation   adj. 
  1. not sincere; hypocritical:an insincere apology.
in•sin•cere•ly, adv. 
in•sin•cer•i•ty /ˌɪnsɪnˈsɛrɪti/USA pronunciation  n. [uncountable]

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
in•sin•cere  (in′sin sēr),USA pronunciation adj. 
  1. not sincere;
    not honest in the expression of actual feeling;
    hypocritical.
in′sin•cerely, adv. 
  • Latin insincērus tainted, dishonest; see in-3, sincere
  • 1625–35
    deceitful, disingenuous, guileful, two-faced.

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